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Age Concern Southland Inc

Social Service, Community Health


50 Forth Street, Invercargill

9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.


Age Concern believes everyone deservces a great future. We support older kiwis to have a healthy lifestyle, full of opportunities and protection from harm.

We provide:

  • Support Services, Information, Advice and Personal Advocacy
  • Information Resources
  • Visiting Services
  • Education
  • Social Activities
  • Van service
  • Elder Abuse and Neglect Prevention Service
  • Food Services
  • Sale or loan of equipment
  • Representation


Older adult / Kaumātua

How do I access this service?

Contact us, Make an appointment, Referral, Walk in


50 Forth Street, Invercargill

9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Mon – Fri9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed Waitangi Day (Observed 7/2/22) (7 Feb), Good Friday (15 Apr), Easter Sunday (17 Apr), Easter Monday (18 Apr), Southland Anniversary (19 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), Queen's Birthday (6 Jun), Labour Day (24 Oct).

Languages Spoken


Services Provided

Abuse and violence

  • Elder abuse
  • Counselling
  • Education programmes
  • Information & support
  • Support groups
  • Victim support
  • Elder Abuse and Neglect Prevention Service: Providing confidential support, advocacy and information for people facing elder abuse and neglect.


  • Support Services, Information, Advice and Personal Advocacy: Responding in person/phone to a range of queries from older people and their carers eg. Advising where to obtain a service, what is…


Social work

  • Crisis assessment

Basic needs

  • Crisis assessment
  • Drop-in centre
  • Food
  • Food Services: Providing frozen meals. 

Education and training

  • Education: Holding education seminars for the public eg. positive ageing, Enduring Power of Attorney, etc.
  • Information Resources: Providing written materials eg. pamphlets and resources eg. videos and books.

Legal / civil services

  • Consumer rights
  • JP service
  • Representation: Providing representation and advice on older peoples' issues to local influential groups eg. District Councils.

Social Support

  • Visiting Services: Providing visitors who make regular visits to socially isolated older people in their homes via Age Concern Accredited Visiting Service and non-accredited programmes.
  • Social Activities: We have a…


Wheelchair Access



Central Lakes, Southland

Contact Details

50 Forth Street
Invercargill 9810

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Street Address

50 Forth Street
Invercargill 9810

Postal Address

PO Box 976
Invercargill 9840

This page was last updated at 10:06AM on July 21, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Age Concern Southland Inc.